Deputy Senate President, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, first runner-up Gbenga Salau of The Guardian and Managing Director, Nigerian Breweries Plc. Nicolaas Vervelde In keeping with its tradition, the Nigerian Breweries at the weekend celebrated excellence and professionalism in the media, giving awards to outstanding journalists. The Golden Pen Award, which was held in Lagos was the… Continue reading [AWARDS]#COPYWRITING: GUARDIAN, PUNCH JOURNALISTS WIN BIG AT THE JUST CONCLUDED GOLDEN PEN AWARD 2016.
It is approximately six weeks to the much anticipated MTV Africa Music Awards 2016 ( MAMA) which will take in Johannesburg, South Africa this year. A dazzling line – up of artiste(s) is set to headline Lagos’ annual Road to MAMA party, taking place at the Hard Rock Cafe on Sunday 2 October. In the… Continue reading [ENEWS]#MTVMAMA2016: SIMI, YCEE OTHERS COUNT DOWN TO MTV MAMA AWARDS 2016. CHECK OUT OTHE LINE UPS:
Ahead of the nominee announcement which comes up on August 22, 2016, members of the Jury for the All Africa Music Awards, AFRIMA, arrived in Lagos, Nigeria on Tuesday, August 17, 2016 and have commenced the adjudication exercise. The screening/nominee selection is scheduled to hold in Lagos State just as the city was last Monday,… Continue reading [EVENTS] #MUSIC: AFRIMA 2016 NOMINEE LIST SOON TO BE ANNOUNCED-JURY.
Beyonce, Adele led the MTV Video Music yesterday ; former basking in acclaim for her film-album “Lemonade.” ‘Yonce The pop diva was in the running for 11 awards at MTV’s annual extravaganza, which will take place August 28 in… Continue reading [AWARDS] #2016: HIGHLIGHTS OF MTV MUSIC VIDEO AWARDS AND CITY PEOPLE AWARDS.
Barely weeks after the Cannes international festival of creativity came to an end; MEDIABISTRO, the original organizers of the CLIO AWARDS have announced deadlines for submission of entries for the awards. CLIO STATUES WHAT’S NEW FOR 2016: Beginning in 2016 the program has been… Continue reading [CREATIVES’ HEALTH] #AWARDS: CLIO HEALTH ANNOUNCES DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION OF AWARDS ENTRIES.
Oluwatoyosi Ogunseye The first female editor of Nigeria’s Punch newspaper, Oluwatoyosi Ogunseye , has been selected as the recipient of the Presidential Precinct’s inaugural Young Leader Award. Ogunseye first came to the Presidential Precinct as a member of the inaugural 2014 class of the Mandela Washington Fellowship . She was one of 500 emerging… Continue reading [COPY EDITING] TOYOSI OGUNSEYE BAGS PRESIDENTIAL PRECINCT YOUNG LEADER AWARD.
Submission of entries has commenced for the 2015 / 2016 edition of the annual Promasidor Quill Awards. Journalists across the country can send in entries to their relevant works for any of the seven award categories. The entries must be stories done between May 1, 2015 and April 14, 2016. This was made known on… Continue reading [BRAND JOURNALISM] PROMASIDOR ANNOUNCES ENTRY SUBMISSIONS FOR 2016 QUILL AWARDS.
The Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity has announced changes to the 2016 awards which will see the Press Lions become the Print & Publishing Lions and Digital Craft split from the Cyber and Mobile Lions . The addition of the Press Lions is considered to be a milestone in Cannes Lions’ history, being the… Continue reading [AWARDS] UPDATES: CANNES LIONS ANNOUNCES CATEGORY CHANGE IN AWARDS.
The owner of Cannes Lions has taken a step towards a possible £1 billion London stock market flotation after filing documents this week to become a publicly listed company. Filings at Companies House show Ascential Group, which was known as Top Right Group until last month, set up a public limited company called Trident Floatco… Continue reading [REBLOGGED] CANNES LIONS IS LISTING IN THE STOCK MARKET.
Sohonet is looking forward to sponsoring The 14th Annual Visual Effects Society Awards on Tuesday, February 2, 2016 in Beverley Hills, California. This will be the eighth year that Sohonet has had the pleasure of both sponsoring this event and providing the end-end electronic submission solution for the awards. Sohonet’s QC system has enabled the… Continue reading [AWARDS] SOHONET TO SPONSOR 14TH ANNUAL VISUAL EFFECTS AWARDS.
A subsidiary of the Stallion Group, Stallion Nissan Motors Nigeria (NMN), has been conferred with the 2015 Global Sales Award by Nissan Motor Corporation, Japan, in recognition of its sales contribution and customer service performance in 2014. During a brief ceremony to present the award to Stallion NMN, Nissan’s managing director for South Africa operations,… Continue reading [AUTOBRANDS] STALLION MOTORS NIGERIA WINS NISSAN GLOBAL SALES AWARDS AS ELIZADE PLANS ASSEMBLAGE OF TOYOTA AND JAC TRUCKS IN NIGERIA COME 2016.
Aloe Blacc a neo-soul songwriter and known for the smash hit single “THE MAN” has released a stunning and powerful video for his song, “Merry Christmas Mr. Brown.” The song is a wistful reflection about a number of the tragic losses that have become emblazoned in our minds over the last few years. Specifically, he… Continue reading [ENEWS] ALOE BLACC SINGS MICHAEL BROWN, TRAYVON MARTIN, OTHERS A TRIBUTE.